# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Community Forestry and Tree Management Related The National Council for Agricultural Education: Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Content Standards

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Related The National Council for Agricultural Education: Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Content Standards

The National Council for Agricultural Education: Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Content Standards

ESS.02.01. Interpret and evaluate the impact of laws, agencies, policies and practices affecting environmental service systems.

 

ESS.02.03. Examine and summarize the impact of public perceptions and social movements on the regulation of environmental service systems.

 

ESS.03.05. Apply ecology principles to environmental service systems.

 

NRS.01.01. Apply methods of classification to examine natural resource availability and ecosystem function in a particular region.

 

NRS.01.02. Classify different types of natural resources in order to enable protection, conservation, enhancement, and management in a particular geographical region.

 

NRS.01.05. Apply ecological concepts and principles to terrestrial natural resource systems.

 

NRS.01.06. Apply ecological concepts and principles to living organisms in natural resource systems.

 

NRS.02.01. Examine and interpret the purpose, enforcement, impact, and effectiveness of laws and agencies related to natural resource management, protection, enhancement, and improvement (e.g., water regulations, game laws, historic preservation laws, environmental policy, etc.).

 

NRS.02.02. Assess the impact of human activities on the availability of natural resources.

 

NRS.02.03. Analyze how modern perceptions of natural resource management, protection, enhancement, and improvement change and develop over time.

 

NRS.02.04. Examine and explain how economics affects the use of natural resources.

 

NRS.04.01. Demonstrate natural resource protection, maintenance, enhancement, and improvement techniques.

 

NRS.04.02. Diagnose plant and wildlife diseases and follow protocols to prevent their spread.

 

NRS.04.03. Prevent or manage introduction of ecologically harmful species in a particular region.

 

PS.01.01. Determine the influence of environmental factors on plant growth.

 

PS.01.02. Prepare and manage growing media for use in plant systems.

 

PS.01.03. Develop and implement a fertilization plan for specific plants or crops.

 

PS.02.01. Classify plants according to taxonomic systems.

 

PS.02.02. Apply knowledge of plant anatomy and the functions of plant structures to activities associated with plant systems.

 

PS.02.03. Apply knowledge of plant physiology and energy conversion to plant systems.

 

PS.03.03. Develop and implement a plan for integrated pest management for plant production.

 

PS.04.01. Evaluating, identifying, and preparing plants to enhance an environment.